Punta Gorda, Florida Job Growth
There were 48,200 jobs in Punta Gorda, Florida in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,926 employed persons for the month. Punta Gorda lost 0 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,040 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Punta Gorda job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Punta Gorda as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Punta Gorda, Florida
CES employment for Punta Gorda peaked in July 2017 at 48,400. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,600 in September 2017, Punta Gorda has gained 1,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 69,036 for Punta Gorda in November 2017. 1,110 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment History